Definition of 'catch-all'
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The catch-all phrase for the modern liberal and conservative alike. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Joint enterprise is a catch-all phrase for dealing with gang warfare. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A catch-all term referring to injuries and health problems caused by playing computer and console games. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is a catch-all excuse. The Sun (2011)
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Used Rarely. catch-all is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of catch-all from the Collins English Dictionary
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